Say “Easter Egg” and the first vision that pops into one’s mind is brightly colored shells with pretty designs. A few times in my life I tried to get really creative with decorating eggs, but never had much success. Too
These are characters in Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen describing themselves in their own words. See how well you can do! 1. My father is a knighted gentleman of modest means. Unfortunately his wealth is not huge enough to
Another installment of a fun guessing game. These are various items that existed in the Regency Era that may or may not exist today, or if they do now look quite different. Can you guess what these are? A. Helpful
As I noted yesterday, by the late seventeenth century April Fool’s Day was an established fact in Europe at least. With the formalized scheduling of a day free to prank without impunity, the challenge was on! Once again I will
A few weeks ago I ran across a nice “family tree” for the Pride and Prejudice characters using people drawings for each person. That, along with the ream of historical portraits I have collected on my Pinterest Boards – HERE
A couple more Jane Austen related make-believe mail inboxes to chuckle over. The first is for Anne Elliot of Persuasion, then Catherine Morland of Northanger Abbey.
“Month of Love” romance quiz answers are posted below, as promised. Before scrolling down, allow me to thank all the wonderful people who contributed to the fun of my romance month. I certainly had a marvelous time focusing on
From a website called “Famous Inboxes” these two make-believe ones are for Mr. Darcy and Elizabeth Bennet. Funny stuff! Can you think of any others for Lizzy and Darcy?
Here’s a fun game! These are various items that existed in the Regency Era that may or may not exist today, or if they do now look quite different. Can you guess what these are? A. Yes this is
For the past few days, while I wait for the print version of Darcy and Elizabeth: A Season of Courtship to be delivered so I can review it for final publishing, I decided to have a bit of fun. Creativity
Ten Relationship Commandments I. I am thy Main Squeeze; thou shalt squeeze no others beside me. II. Thou shalt not take the name of thy Squeeze in vain, nor badmouth me behind my back. III. Remember our
My post on Cinematic Lovers on February 7 was quite popular. For some reason a plethora of romance movie aficionados haunt my blog. Shocking! Since that recognition quiz was handled so well, I composed another lovers quiz. This one contains